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Table 5 Anopheles species and numbers collected simultaneously off human, cattle and buffalo baits in Hang Chuon village.

From: Vectors and malaria transmission in deforested, rural communities in north-central Vietnam

  Bait type
Species Human Cattle Buffalo χ 2 AI
An. dirus 9 8 5 0.346 0.692
An. sawadwongporni 33 528 206 70.63** 0.045
An. sinensis 1 28 17 1.34 0.022
An. peditaeniatus 1 29 19 1.04 0.021
An. maculatus 14 504 327 18.85** 0.017
An. philippinensis 1 93 132 3.38 0.004
An. harrisoni 2 503 375 9.33* 0.002
An. aconitus 0 62 41 2.14 -
An. annularis 0 36 33 0.065 -
An. barbirostris 0 9 3 - -
An. jamesi 0 1 1 - -
An. kochi 0 129 71 8.41* -
An. minimus 0 6 3 - -
An. nivipes 0 4 4 - -
An. tessellatus 0 2 0 - -
An. umbrosus 0 0 3 - -
An. vagus 0 300 168 18.61** -
  1. Collections were made from 8pm - 10pm over 28 nights (14 nights during the wet season of 2006 and 14 nights during the dry season of 2007). Note χ2 is a comparison of the attractiveness of cattle and buffalo for the various species of anophelines, with * significant at P < 0.05 and **significant at P < 0.001.